Chavrei Dagim - Dagim Friends (5 day 2's)

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Our 2 year old Dagim class is taught by Kathy Goldstein, Tali Kovich, and Catherine Buckingham.

Kathy has been teaching Preschoolers for more than 17 years.  She has worked at several local Jewish schools including Har Shalom and Washington Hebrew. She has also worked as an Art Enrichment teacher and served as a Pedagogista.  She visited the schools in Reggio Emilia with a study group in 2014.    Kathy has a BA from The University of Maryland.   She has three adult children who all grew up in Potomac. Two currently live and work in the DC area and one is in New York.   Her interests other than teaching preschool include an active yoga practice as well as biking and art.

This will be Tali’s 6th year working with the 2’s at the GECC.  Before working at B’nai Tzedek she worked for 14 years at Beth Sholom teaching the 2’s.  Tali loves seeing children enjoy themselves in class.  Tali is the proud mother of 3 boys.

Catherine has been working with children of all ages for more than 14 years.  She started working with local families as a nanny.  When she wanted to take her career as a childcare provider to the next level she got her 90 hrs and CDA in 2011.  In 2014, she started working as a substitute teacher at Har Shalom preschool then in 2015 she started subbing at the GECC.   Catherine enjoys working with the Jewish community and teaching children.  Catherine is the proud mother a 9 year old daughter.